10.00 International Keynote
Growing the Medal Count at Major Competitions: Developing Elite Sportsmen and Women
Hear firsthand from John Brewer on how the UK sport model has been designed and implemented for high performance sport. From his experience, what have been the biggest challenges, the lessons learnt and the possible successes that could be replicated in the UAE?
Prof. John Brewer, Pro Vice Chancellor – Global Engagement, St Mary’s University (London, UK)
John’s former roles include Head of Human Performance at the English FA, Chair of the London Regional Sports Board, Government appointed Non-Executive Director of UK Anti-Doping, Non-Executive Director of British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), Chair of British Handball and Chair of British Ski and Snowboard.